Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

June 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
All but “final mile” mail delivery should be opened up to private competition.
May 16, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
ITIF presents a rebuttal of the Economic Policy Institute's analysis of the STEM workforce.
May 16, 2013 | Daniel Castro
3D printing is a new technology that raises old policy questions.
May 13, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
This fact sheet lists 53 documented economic benefits of IT, from jobs and output to competitiveness and...
April 22, 2013 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
A robust reauthorization of the America COMPETES Act can boost U.S. economic competitiveness and growth.
April 10, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Policy decisions about IT in the vehicle should be driven by a broad government mandate to foster innovation...
April 7, 2013 | Val Giddings, Matthew Stepp and Mark Eliot Caine
The global agriculture system faces a rapidly growing challenge that must be met with resilience and...
March 19, 2013 | Scott M. Andes and Robert D. Atkinson
Assesses the different Congressional proposals on internet tax and provides recommendations on the tax...
March 14, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
An EU-US FTA would signal to the world the seriousness with which both parties take true free trade.
March 7, 2013 | Megan Nicholson and Matthew Stepp
The United States has failed to create a comprehensive energy policy that provides robust and consistent...
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January 24, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Legitimate third-party file hosting services should create industry-wide best practices to clean up the cyberlocker industry.
January 20, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
A recent court case and inaction by Congress are putting the U.S. Export-Import Bank in peril just as the U.S. should be looking to enhance competitiveness.
January 19, 2012 | Stephen J. Norton
IT can help the U.S. construction industry implement better design and revolutionize the process to stay globally competitive.
January 11, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
A new report on state of clean energy investment funds highlights an under-reported, but potentially important clean energy policy tool.
January 9, 2012
Legislation aimed at rogue foreign sites, while not a complete solution, does at least recognize that IP and malware are connected and the cost of IP-related crime to the U.S. economy and the security of consumers warrants action.
January 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
If America wants a manufacturing rebound, it can’t just hope, wish and pray. It has to act.
December 30, 2011
SOPA critics charge that DNS filtering breaks the Internet, but it does no such thing as long as it’s done sensibly.
December 30, 2011
Despite problems with the first draft of SOPA, the Manager’s Amendment ensures that the bill doesn’t conflict with Secure DNS.
December 19, 2011 | Matthew Stepp
Recent FY2012 budget deal stabilizes or boosts funding for key office that house energy innovation projects.
December 14, 2011
Is the DNS blacklisting mechanism in PIPA/SOPA bills contrary the spirit of the Internet and American innovation?
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December 1, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
The thirteen myths of the internet era can be easily dispelled.
November 15, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
More government and private industry partnerships are needed for U.S. global manufacturing leadership.
November 11, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will be giving the keynote presentation "E-Transformation for Competitiveness" as part...
November 11, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Innovation economics will lead nations to developing a cohesive and effective innovation-productivity...
October 26, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson to present on advanced manufacturing and wealth creation as part of jobs conference.
October 24, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
The importance of innovation in IT and government leadership in IT practices.
October 12, 2011 | Daniel Castro
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro participates in a panel on the role of ISPs in protecting intellectual property.
October 4, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF President Rob Atkinson to speak on IBM panel on the topic of frontiers in IT.
September 20, 2011 | Val Giddings
Investigating a sustainable path to feeding the world's population and how crops will evolve in the...
September 19, 2011 | Daniel Castro
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro explains the potential mechanisms for protecting content online based on the...
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February 25, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson testifies on the follies of Title II, and why instead we should seek bipartisan Congressional...
February 17, 2015
Efforts to block sales of Tesla are bad for consumers and environment.
January 28, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
Actions need to be taken to address China’s mercantilist practices.
January 14, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
This letter expresses ITIF’s strong support of the Immigration Innovation Act of 2015.
January 5, 2015 | Daniel Castro
The Center for Data Innovation has filed comments describing how the ICANN community would benefit greatly...
December 17, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp provided testimony to the Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy...
October 21, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
ITIF proposes comments for the New York Department of Financial Services on the BitLicense Framework.
October 20, 2014 | Doug Brake
NHTSA should hold off on a DSRC mandate until spectrum questions are resolved.
October 17, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
The U.S.government should support research to address pressing privacy and security concerns.
October 16, 2014 | Doug Brake
The AT&T-DirecTV merger is in the public interest.
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October 2, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Conventional economics provides an increasingly poor guide for economic policy and should be replaced by an evolutionary economics framework.
July 28, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson contributed the chapter “Public Policy, Innovation and New Technologies” to the textbook "Guide to U.S. Economic Policy."
February 28, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson contributed the chapter “Innovation in Cities and Innovation by Cities” for the book "Creating Competitiveness: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Polices for Growth."
October 20, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
In a chapter for the new book Practicing Sustainability, Rob Atkinson wrote about sustainability from an innovation economics perspective.
September 3, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
"Innovation Economics: The Race for Global Advantage." This new book delivers a critical wake-up call: a fierce global race for innovation advantage is under way and the United States is running the risk of losing.
July 20, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro contributed a chapter titled “U.S. Federal Cybersecurity Policy” in the book "Cybersecurity: Public Sector Threats and Responses."
January 19, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson contributed a chapter titled chapter “Who’s Who in Internet Politics” for the book "The Next Digital Decade: Essays on the Future of the Internet."
October 23, 2006 | Robert D. Atkinson
Supply-Side Follies methodically debunks the common assumptions of conservative economics and demonstrates why it is a flawed doctrine that is setting up the U.S. for a major economic downturn in the near future.
February 28, 2005 | Robert D. Atkinson
Taking into account the historical record, the book discusses the shortcomings of prevailing liberal and conservative economic doctrines and lays out a new growth economics agenda aimed at maximizing the productivity and innovation-enhancing forces of the New Economy.